Assistant Superintendent/Curriculum

The Office of the Assistant Superintendent is committed to providing the students of Avon Lake with a well-rounded education that develops the whole child. Our office is responsible for directing and implementing curriculum and instructional policy for grades K-12. Our office oversees academic programs, professional development, implementation of district initiatives through our teacher leaders, revisions to the curriculum and selection of instructional materials.

Specifically, the department handles the following areas:

  • District Curriculum

  • Instructional Programs and Issues

  • Instructional Materials

  • Gifted Services

  • Shoreman Academy

  • EMIS/PowerSchool

  • Certified HR/Staffing

  • ALEA Collaboration

  • Professional Development

  • Student Assessments

  • Federal Grants

  • District Communications

  • Graduation Requirements

  • Instructional Technology

  • Media Services

  • District Planning

  • Production Studios

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

Office Hours 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Follow us on Twitter @ALCurriculum

Quick Links

English Language Arts Curriculum Adoption Notice

September2022 Curriculum Council Notes

February 2022 Facilities Committee Presentation

Avon Lake City Schools District Safe Return to School and Continuity of Services

Avon Lake City Schools Learning Recovery & Extended Learning Plan


Jack Dibee
Dr. Jack Dibee
Assistant Superintendent
Board of Education / District Offices
Phone: (440) 933-0984
FAX: (440) 933-7591


Contact People

Theresa Martin, Secretary to Assistant Superintendent and Central Registrar
Board of Education / District Offices
(440) 933-0984

Dr. Brad Cocco, Director of Shoreman Academy
District Offices/Troy
(440) 308-5128

Heather Hamker, Instructional Coach K-4
Troy Intermediate
(440) 933-2701

Erin Cheney, Instructional Coach Grades 5-8
Troy Intermediate
(440) 933-2701

Alice Ogonek, Gifted Supervisor
ESC of Lorain County
(440) 324-5777 ext. 1145

Laura Kramer, EMIS Coordinator
Board of Education / District Offices
(440) 930-8324

Scott Herrick, TV Production Supervisor
Board of Education / District Offices
(440) 933-5163